Forward (FWD) is the media company of lastminute.com. Its mission is to help businesses unlock new opportunities to make their marketing activity more efficient, intelligent and relevant. FWD encompasses four commercial businesses (Travelpeople, FWD trading, Playbook and Madfish), that combined form a media-marketing power-house.
FWD is part of lm group, a publicly-traded multinational Group, among the worldwide leaders in the online travel industry. Each month, our websites and mobile apps (available in 17 languages and 40 countries) reach 43 million unique users that search for and book their travel and leisure experiences.
More than 1,200 people enjoy working with us and contribute to providing our audience with a comprehensive and inspiring offering of travel-related products and services
We are looking for a post-graduate Marketing Executive/Project Coordinator with experience in working in an entrepreneurial, collaborative and dynamic environment. Someone who can work alongside the leadership team of Playbook (and our partners) in the delivery of projects both internally at Forward and externally with our clients. This person will report into our Commercial Director and work alongside the senior leadership team of Forward as well as our strategic partners to deliver great work, prioritise workflows, design client projects and create new capabilities for Playbook.
You’ll be our first hire and a key member of the team behind the Brand and the consultancy services we offer.
The role is truly entrepreneurial and perfect for someone who wants to take their marketing career to the next-level, it’s important to add that although we consult we aren't consultants, we are an experienced, dedicated and dynamic team of media and marketing professionals that are proven, trusted and truly understand the journey and what it takes to move in-house. We offer the perfect environment for the right person looking to move into a marketing consultancy and project delivery role.
Who you are
Our work environment appeals to self-directed, flexible team players that have a strong acumen in marketing and project management. You’ll have great interpersonal skills, learn quickly, embrace ambiguity and can prototype new ways of thinking whilst relisheshing the opportunity to deliver great work for the innovative new services and capabilities Playbook offers.
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